| Jun 25, 2012
Even in small roles, Elizabeth Banks often has a major impact on her movies. Consider her memorable, unbridled scene in “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” in which she teaches Steve Carell’s character about the, uh, talents of a handheld...
| Sep 27, 2012
*** (out of four)
In Stephen Chbosky's beloved novel “The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” we are all Charlie. The book unfolds completely through the shy teenager's letters to an unidentified pen pal who unwittingly offers an ear and a shoulder...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 10:53 PM
We’ve seen these stories thousands of times, but ya know what? If you make them well, nobody will complain. That’s why this movie is getting great word of mouth and positive reviews.
The fact that the best-selling book was adapted for the...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Morris S. Levy's Mega Films has landed a heavyweight to pen the first authorized Rocky Marciano biopic. Mark Wheaton has signed on to script "Undefeated: The Rocky Marciano Story," a bigscreen indie drama that follows the legendary boxer from childhood...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 9:37 AM
They had supporting roles in "Knocked Up," but Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann get center stage as they reprise the characters in writer-director Judd Apatow's amusing comedy about reaching midllfe.
The couple aren't entirely happy about the situation,...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 12:46 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — It's showtime.
While the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens battle each other on the field during Super Bowl XLVII, advertisers will compete against each on advertising's biggest stage.
The stakes are high, with 30-second...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:48 AM
For What it’s Worth---On February 4--- The Ravens short circuit the Superdome and Forty-niners. What a weird game, don’t ever tell me that football isn’t a game of momentum. You never know what can spark it or end it---last night it...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:50 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Super Bowl ads this year morphed into mini soap operas.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson shrugged off aliens so he could get more milk for his kids in a Super Bowl spot for the Milk Processor Education Program. Anheuser-Busch's commercial...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:07 PM
In a nail biter, the Baltimore Ravens topped the San Francisco 49ers during the Super Bowl XLVII, during which a half-hour long blackout added to the drama. But in between plays there were 10 ads that stood out. Here are the ads that will be the buzz...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 8:16 AM
I haven't caught the Holy Trinity since their Time Machine Tour in 2010, when they closed out a show at the Cruzan Amphitheatre with a clip of Paul Rudd and Jason Segel star-struck by the band in a green room, riffing on the actors' "I Love You, Man"...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Ed Asner surveyed the building and grounds of what used to be the American Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford Tuesday morning.
It’s turf the seven-time Emmy Award winner (“The Mary Tyler Moore Show,” “Lou Grant,” “...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Stephen Chbosky's own adaptation of his novel is a heartfelt, beautifully played treat. Logan Lerman plays a high-school freshman who feels completely out of step with others, until two stepsiblings (Emma Watson, Ezra Miller) make him a living project...